There are 7 ways to get from South Kensington to Greenwich by subway, train, ferry, bus, taxi, car or bike

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Tube, train  •  38 min

  1. Take the Tube from Gloucester Road Underground Station to Monument Underground Station District / ...
  2. Take the train from Bank DLR Station to Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station Dlr

$6 - $9

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Bus  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Gloucester Road to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square N97
  2. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Cutty Sark, Greenwich Town Centre Nelson Road N199

$6

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Ferry  •  50 min

  1. Take the ferry from Westminster Pier to Greenwich Pier Rb1x / ...

$16 - $20

Line 188 bus  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 188 bus from Kingsway Holborn Station to Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum 188 / ...

$6 - $7

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Kensington to Greenwich 9.3 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from South Kensington to Greenwich 9.3 miles

$2 - $3

Bikeshare  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Cycle from Gloucester Road (Central), South Kensington to Saunders Ness Road, Cubitt Town 10.1 miles

$17 - $22

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from South Kensington to Greenwich. However, there are services departing from Gloucester Road and arriving at Cutty Sark, Greenwich Town Centre Nelson Road via Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 21 min.

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The distance between South Kensington and Greenwich is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.3 miles.

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The best way to get from South Kensington to Greenwich without a car is to Tube and train which takes 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 38 min to get from South Kensington to Greenwich, including transfers.

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South Kensington to Greenwich bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Gloucester Road station.

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South Kensington to Greenwich bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Cutty Sark, Greenwich Town Centre Nelson Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Kensington to Greenwich is 9 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from South Kensington to Greenwich.

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There are 8146+ hotels available in Greenwich. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from South Kensington to Greenwich.
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  • Distance: 7.8 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

What companies run services between South Kensington, England and Greenwich, Greater London, England?

London Buses operates a bus from South Kensington to Greenwich every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 59 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Bank DLR Station to Cutty Sark (for Maritime Greenwich) DLR Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Kingsway Holborn Station to Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Gloucester Road to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Cutty Sark, Greenwich Town Centre Nelson Road
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry operators
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Ferry from Westminster Pier to Greenwich Pier
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
London River Services
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bike from Gloucester Road (Central), South Kensington to Saunders Ness Road, Cubitt Town
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Taxi from South Kensington to Greenwich
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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